stumped by AG
whole sordid drama over Tilanga Sumathipala attending the Executive
Committee meeting of the
International Cricket Council (ICC) in London reached a climax on
Friday (21) with the attorney general ruling that it would not be
legal for Sumathipala to attend.
is deplorable is the manner in which the Sports Ministry and its
Minister Johnston Fernando are trying to interfere in the game of
cricket by trying to illegally accommodate the former Cricket Board
President Tilanga Sumathipala to represent the Board of Control for
Cricket in Sri Lanka (BCCSL) at the ICC meeting.
Attorney General K. C. Kamalasabeyson has stood firm and refused to
bow to political pressure.